Campus Tours & Admissions Presentations

Family of 4 walks behind cadet tour guide along waterfront.

We are open for in-person campus tours to admitted and prospective students on select days each month.  Please note, our tours will be by appointment only and led by cadets.  We ask that these requests by made at least three business days in advance.

Register for a tour! 

  • Most of the tour will be outdoors while walking around.  The guided portion will be in the campus core, but there are also campus vistas and our Athletics Center available to visit. 
  • While residence halls will be visible during the tour, it is not possible to tour through a residence hall or individual room. We encourage you to view virtual tours of our residence halls online. 
  • We ask that all tour members are at least age 6 and up.

Please note: Training Ship Golden Bear will not be available for a tour November 1st through December 31st, 2023. 


  • Individual admission advising appointments are available to walk you through the admission process
  • Assist with CSU application
  • Learn more about our majors
  • Answer any questions about being admitted to Cal Maritime
  • Schedule your appointment with:

  • Cal State application workshops are offered one Tuesday a month, from 5:00pm- 5:45pm. 
  • An Admissions counselor will lead a 20 minute admission overview
  • Walk you through the Cal State Apply portal
  • Answer your questions


Ask Me Anything (AMA) sessions are designed to showcase Cal Maritime and provide with you with information about different topics. Sessions will vary in content, so please check back regularly for newly added workshops. 

Featured sessions:

  • Ask Me Anything: Parent's Edition

Join this 45 minute informational session to learn how Cal Maritime can support your student pursue their academic goals. As a CSU campus and the only maritime academy in the West Coast, we are committed to your student's success by combining classroom learning to applied technology; leadership development and global awareness. Your studnet will learn the skills needed to succeed in the field of their choice. Let us show you how! This session is offered in English and Spanish.

Register here!  

 ¬°Reserve su lugar! 

  • We are open for in-person group campus tours.  Tours are led by cadets and are by appointment only.  Requests should be submitted at least 14 business days in advance. 


  • Submission of this request does not constitute a confirmation of the visit.
  • Your request will be reviewed and confirmed within 7-10 business days.
  • You will receive an email notification when your request have been approved.
  • If approved, your tour will include a 15 minute presentation followed by a walking tour.
  • We look forward to hosting you at Cal Maritime!


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